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Madari Pasi: Historians couldn’t erase his name

This leader of the farmers’ revolt in Awadh had left the landlords and their British patrons shaken. The British newspapers of the time mentioned this revolt but the Dwijs of India never thought fit to write about his courage, struggle and contributions

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The Common Man Speaks Out

Jati ke Prashn Par Kabir

About The Author

Subhash Chandra Kushwaha

Subhash Chandra Kushwaha is known in Hindi society both for his fiction and his key interventions and new perspectives in history writing. Among his works on history are 'Chauri-Chaura: Vidroh aur Swadheenta Andolan', 'Awadh ka Kishan Vidroh: 1920 se 1922', 'Kabir Hain ki Marte Nahin', 'Bhil Vidroh ka Itihaas', 'Tantya Bhil: The Great Indian Moonlighter' and 'Chauri-Chaura par Aupniveshik Nyay'.

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